Liberal, Kansas is named for the liberality of its first lone settler, who freely shared water with travelers despite its scarcity. Though we have grown to a city of more than 21,000 residents, Liberal, Kansas endeavors to preserve our heritage of hospitality. We urge you to explore our website and to let us know how we can help.
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The Liberal Bee Jays, our semi-professional baseball team, have won five national championships and 13 state championships. The Bee Jays have been coached by three major league managers and have sent 165 players to the major leagues.
Liberal is on the eastern edge of the Hugoton Field, the largest national gas field in North America and second largest in the world.
National Helium opened in Liberal, Kansas in 1963 and is the largest helium plant in the world.